Synonyms for encumbrance

Synonyms for (noun) encumbrance

Synonyms: hinderance, hindrance, hitch, incumbrance, interference, encumbrance, preventative, preventive

Definition: any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

Similar words: obstructer, obstruction, obstructor, impediment, impedimenta

Definition: any structure that makes progress difficult

Synonyms: burden, incumbrance, load, encumbrance, onus

Definition: an onerous or difficult concern

Usage: the burden of responsibility; that's a load off my mind

Similar words: concern, headache, vexation, worry

Definition: something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness

Usage: New York traffic is a constant concern; it's a major worry

Synonyms: encumbrance, incumbrance

Definition: a charge against property (as a lien or mortgage)

Similar words: charge

Definition: financial liabilities (such as a tax)

Usage: the charges against the estate

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